Lot 4262: Pocket watch: extremely rare Observatory Chronometer, Paul Ditisheim/Nivarox no.1957, with extract of the Chronometer Archive (NO LIVE FEE)
05 November 2016
Hamburg, Hamburg, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Ca. Ø 65 mm, ca. 260 g, sterling silver, both sides glazed; case, movement and dial Paul Ditisheim, basic movement Paul Ditisheim caliber 1, ca. 56 mm, modified test equipment for Nivarox, with Nivarox hairpring and Glucydur balance, sapphire endstone, both main plates signed Nivarox 1957, lever escapement, blued steel hands, in very good condition and in working order, rarity. According to the extract of the Chronometer archive this watch reached the 24th place of 51 participant chronometers in the Chronometer Contest Neuchatel.
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